BARTONS BACK LANE, STONEY STRATTON, BA4 6EA
A very comfortable easily managed house in the quiet peaceful village of Stoney Stratton between Castle Cary and Wells.
Great location and accommodation with a porch, hall, a large sitting room and dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, cloakroom, three bedrooms and bathroom.
Outside there is a neat walled lawned garden together with a garage and parking area.
Stoney Stratton is a little known village tucked away near the larger village of Evercreech well away from main roads but within easy reach of Castle Cary, Shepton Mallet, Wells and Glastonbury.
Bartons is in the heart of the village and enjoys plenty of privacy. It shares a driveway off a village lane and stands back behind its lawned garden bounded by stonewalls.
There's a handsome porch and then a door leading directly into a large sitting and dining room which is light and airy having a triple aspect. The focal point is a stone fireplace flanked by shelved alcoves.
A door leads into the hall which has the staircase, an under-stairs storage area and a cloakroom with hand basin and wc.
The kitchen and breakfast room has a tiled floor, a good range of fitted units with a sink, worktops and tiled splash backs. There are also double french doors into the garden.
Leading off from this room is a large utility room with the oil fired central heating boiler, a Belfast sink, large store cupboards and space and plumbing for a washing machine.
On the first floor are the landing with an airing cupboard, a bathroom and 3 bedrooms. One has a double aspect and fitted wardrobes and another has a hand basin.
The family bathroom has a hand basin, wc and a bath with a shower unit above. on the landing is a large airing cupboard.
At the approach to the house is a parking area in front of the garage which has an automatic roller door, power and light.
The neat garden has lawns, flower and shrub beds a paved terrace and is bounded by stonewalls. Within the garden is an outbuilidng containing the oil tank.
The A37 runs from the A303 in the south towards Shepton Mallet. By the Bath and West Showground take the B3081 to Evercreech and with the village shop on the right turn left by the village hall, pass the Pickled Inn (good food!) and continue to a T junction. Turn right and immediately left. Continue for a few hundred yards, the road swings 90 degrees right and the property is ahead on the right on the next bend.
About the area
Stoney Stratton is a very pretty hamlet of mainly period houses and cottages surrounded by unspoilt rolling countryside looking towards Small Down Knoll (the site of an iron age hill fort). It is within the parish of Evercreech which is a nearby village with some amenities. Castle Cary, Street, Glastonbury, wells, Shepton Mallet, Sherborne and Bruton are all within easy reach and offer a wide range of facilities.
Bath, Bristol and Yeovil are in easy commuting distance and the A303 is a few miles south. Within 5 miles at Castle Cary is a main line station to London Paddington (100 minutes).
Most sporting activities are well covered including several golf courses. The beautiful countryside is easily accessed with many footpaths.